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WHAT FIRST AID TRAINING DOES MY ORGANISATION NEED?
Depending on the size and type of organisation (see below) nominated staff will
need to be trained in either ‘Emergency First Aid at Work’ or ‘First Aid at Work’
training course. Both these first aid courses enable first aiders to carry out first aid
duties in the event of a workplace accident.
WHICH FIRST AID COURSE DO I CHOOSE?
Emergency First Aid at Work – Choose this first aid course if your organisation is
considered low risk (offices, shops, place of worship etc) and you have less than
First Aid at Work (3 days) – Choose this first aid course if your organisation is
considered higher risk (offices, shops etc) and you have less than 50 employees
HOW MANY PEOPLE DO YOU NEED TRAINED?
Minimum x 2 per building so each First Aider can cover for each other if the other is
OBJECTIVES OF THE COURSE
To assess accidents and apply the necessary first aid where required
The role of the first aider First aid kits and equipment
Preventing cross infection
Recording accidents and near misses (incidents)
Assessing the situations in an emergency
Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious / needs CPR /
is choking / wounded or bleeding/ suffering from shock / has minor
cuts, bruises or scalds
Administer first aid to a casualty with:- injuries to bones, muscles,
joints inc. suspected spinal injuries/ chest injuries / sudden
poisoning / burns and scalds / eye injuries / anaphylactic shock
Recognise the presence of major illness and provide appropriate
first aid including heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, asthma & diabetes